Freedom's Frontier Heritage Traveler

Get Reel — Visit a Park Featured in Your Favorite Movie

Ever think to yourself while watching a movie, “I know where that was filmed. I’ve been there!” Maybe one of your favorite movies will be listed in this Wilderness Society … Continue reading

August 24, 2015

Get Prehistoric

There are so many things to discover in Freedom’s Frontier! If looking at things uncovered by archaeologists appeals to you, then you could visit the University of Kansas Natural History … Continue reading

August 24, 2015

Catch a Wave

Surf in the midwest? Sure! Since 2014, It has been possible to catch a wave at a municipal water park in Kansas City, Missouri. The Bay Water Park, part of … Continue reading

August 24, 2015

Learn About Endangered Species

Imagine a world without animals. What a boring world it would be. Unfortunately, one out of every eight species of birds, one in four mammals, one in three amphibians, and … Continue reading

August 24, 2015

Pose for a Family Photo in a Park

Taking a vacation to visit some of our sites? Make sure to capture the memories you’re making as you’re exploring! Your trip to a park can be a great time … Continue reading

August 21, 2015

Use Your Free Active Military Pass

Did you know that you can get a free Annual Pass to our National Park Service sites if you are active military? This is available for U.S. military members and … Continue reading

August 21, 2015

Find a Monument and Decode History

Freedom’s Frontier National Heritage Area has a number of themes. The central theme is the Missouri-Kansas Border War and the Civil War battles fought in these two states. You can … Continue reading

August 20, 2015

Get in the Know About H20

The Water Resources Division of the National Park Service works to make sure current and future generations can continue to experience the aquatic ecosystems of the Park Service. What an … Continue reading

August 20, 2015

Explore Asian American and Pacific Islander Culture in America

When you are out exploring the sites within our Heritage Area, hopefully you are able to find yourself, and your story. It can be a moving experience to visit a … Continue reading

August 20, 2015

Feel the Sand between Your Toes

What Freedom’s Frontier lacks in sand dunes and coastlines, we make up for in lakes! If you want to feel the sun on your shoulders and sand between your toes, … Continue reading

August 20, 2015

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